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Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing - Accredited Programs
Formerly NLNAC: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission, Inc.
American Association of the History of Nursing, Inc.
Website (with many resources) of a professional organization open to everyone interested in the history of nursing
Careers in Nursing
Helpful nursing career information from the non-profit BSN Education.
Search case reports in over 200 peer-reviewed journals from BioMedCentral.
A registry and results database of publicly and privately supported clinical studies of human participants conducted around the world; a service of the U.S. National Institutes of Health.
Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (CAHPS): Surveys and Guidance
Surveys and tools to advance patient-centered care, from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Policy, U.S. Department of Health & Human Services.
A noncommercial, evidence-based, consumer health and drug information site dedicated to empowering consumers to make informed choices about drugs and treatment options.
A comprehensive Web site database featuring extensive information about thousands of different medications and drugs currently on the market or previously available worldwide, from the Peterson Firm, LLC (personal injury law firm).
An independent, trusted authority on the medical practices and products that provide the safest, most cost-effective care.
Florence Nightingale Museum
The website for the museum on the grounds of the St. Thomas Hospital in London. Includes biographical information, digitized letters by Florence Nightingale, and images of other memorabilia from her life.
Links to medical images and information from the Hardin Library for the Health Sciences, University of Iowa
Health Services Research Information Central: Data, Tools and Statistics
From the NIH U.S. National Library of Medicine: many links to data charts, databases, repositories, health statistics, surveys, and tools.
NCLEX Exam Prep & Test Taking Guide
A succinct guide to The National Council Licensure Examination, required of all licensed nurses in the United States; from RNtoBSN.org.
NCLEX-RN Review Guide
Expert guidance covering how and what you need to know to pass the NCLEX-RN exam successfully from Registerednursing.org
Nursing, History and Health Care
A source of historical background information on issues regarding the nursing profession and the provision of nursing care from the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing.
RAND Health Surveys
Over its 40-year history, RAND Health has produced many practical surveys. All of the surveys from RAND Health are public documents, available without charge.
World Health Organization
Website of the directing and coordinating authority for health within the United Nations system